The most important pop culture news of the day, from Idris Elba's relative ignorance of 'The Wire' to Fox's new ancient Egypt TV show, 'Heiroglyph.'

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-Idris Elba hasn’t watched The Wire.

-Fox just ordered an ancient Egypt series called Heiroglyph to series. That should be…interesting.

-Lady Gaga is doing a holiday special with the Muppets.

-I kind of wish folks would stop trying to make Alex Pettyfer happen: